Hibakusha
The surviving victims of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki are called hibakusha (被爆者), a Japanese word that literally translates as "explosion-affected people" and is used to refer to peop...
Hibakusha - Wikipedia
AMAZING: 'Lucky' Yamaguchi, The Man Who Survived Both The Hiroshima And Nagasaki Atomic Bombs
  Tsutomu Yamaguchi was a survivor of both the Hiroshima and Nagasaki atomic bombings during World War II. Although at least 160 people are known to have been affected by both bombings, he is the onl...
Issey Miyake
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AMAZING: 'Lucky' Yamaguchi, The Man Who Survived Both The Hiroshima And Nagasaki Atomic Bombs
  Tsutomu Yamaguchi was a survivor of both the Hiroshima and Nagasaki atomic bombings during World War II. Although at least 160 people are known to have been affected by both bombings, he is the onl...
Michihiko Hachiya
Michihiko Hachiya (蜂谷道彦, Hachiya Michihiko, 1903 in Okayama Prefecture - 1980) was a Japanese medical practitioner who survived the Hiroshima bombing in 1945 and kept a diary of his experience...
Teruki Miyamoto
Teruki Miyamoto (宮本 輝紀, Miyamoto Teruki) (December 26, 1940 – February 2, 2000) was a Japanese football player who won the bronze medal at the 1968 Summer Olympics.
Isao Harimoto
Isao Harimoto (張本 勲 Harimoto Isao, born June 19, 1940 in Hiroshima, Japan) is a Korean former Nippon Professional Baseball player and holder of the record for most hits in the Japanese professional le...
Senji Yamaguchi
Senji Yamaguchi (山口 仙二, Yamaguchi Senji, 3 October 1930 – 6 July 2013) was a survivor of the atomic bombing of Nagasaki and later an anti-nuclear movement leader. Yamaguchi was born in 1930 to...
Abdul Razak Abdul Hamid
Abdul Razak Abdul Hamid (7 July 1925 – 18 July 2013) was a Malaysian academic and the only Malaysian survivor of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima on 6 August 1945. A prominent professor of the Japanese...
Yi Wu
Colonel Yi Wu (15 November 1912 – 7 August 1945), was the 4th head of Unhyeon Palace, a member of the imperial family of Korea, and a Lieutenant Colonel in the Imperial Japanese Army during the ...
Yi Wu - Wikipedia
Shinoe Shōda
Shinoe Shōda (正田 篠枝, Shōda Shinoe, December 1910 – 15 June 1965) was a Japanese poet and author known for her atomic bomb literature.Shōda was born in Etajima in Hiroshima Prefectur...
Shinoe Shōda - Wikipedia
Tomotaka Tasaka
Tomotaka Tasaka (田坂 具隆, Tasaka Tomotaka, 14 April 1902 – 17 October 1974) was a Japanese film director.
Born in Hiroshima Prefecture, he began working at Nikkatsu's Kyoto studio ...
Arawa Kimura
Arawa Kimura (July 8, 1931 – February 21, 2007) was a Japanese football player. He has played for Japan national team.
Keiji Nakazawa
Keiji Nakazawa (中沢 啓治, Nakazawa Keiji, March 14, 1939 – December 19, 2012) was a Japanese manga artist and writer.
He was born in Hiroshima and was in the city when it was destroyed by an ...
Noboru Iwamura
Noboru Iwamura (岩村 昇, Iwamura Noboru, May 26, 1927 – November 27, 2005) was a Japanese biologist, medical doctor and professor of medicine. He was the only survivor, amongst eighty high ...
Shuntaro Hida
Shuntaro Hida (born 1917 in Hiroshima, Japan) is a Japanese physician who was an eyewitness to the dropping of the Little Boy Atomic Bomb on Hiroshima by the Enola Gay on 6 August 1945. He treated su...
Yoshinori Shigematsu
Yoshinori Shigematsu (born April 1930) is a former Japanese football player. He has played for Japan national team.
Overseas Hibakusha Case
The Overseas Hibakusha Case, SCOJ 2005 No.1977, was a landmark case of the Supreme Court of Japan. The Court found that the government's refusal to provide health-care benefits to hibakusha living ab...
Masao Maruyama (scholar)
Masao Maruyama (丸山 眞男, Maruyama Masao, 1914 - 15 August 1996) was a leading Japanese political scientist and political theorist. His expertise lay in the history of Japanese political thought,...
Kyoko Hayashi
Kyōko Hayashi (林 京子, Hayashi Kyōko, born August 28, 1930) is a Japanese author.Hayashi was born in Nagasaki and spent the years from 1931-1945 with her family in Shanghai. She returned to Naga...
Yōsuke Yamahata
Yōsuke Yamahata (山端 庸介, Yamahata Yōsuke, August 6, 1917 – April 18, 1966) was a Japanese photographer best known for extensively photographing Nagasaki the day after it was bombed.Yamaha...
Yōsuke Yamahata - Wikipedia
Hiroshima Maidens
Silent USSBS (United States Strategic Bombing Survey) footage which is primarily an analysis of flash burn injuries to those at Hiroshima. At 2:00, as is typical of the shapes of sunburns, the prote...
Hiroshima Maidens - Wikipedia
Shunroku Hata
Field Marshal Shunroku Hata (畑 俊六, Hata Shunroku, July 26, 1879 – May 10, 1962), was a field marshal in the Imperial Japanese Army during World War II. He was the last surviving Japanese mil...
Shunroku Hata - Wikipedia
Tamiki Hara
Tamiki Hara (原 民喜, Hara Tamiki, November 15, 1905 – March 13, 1951) was a Japanese author and survivor of the bombing of Hiroshima, known for his works of Atomic bomb literature.
Hara was ...
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Shinzo Hamai
Shinzo Hamai (浜井 信三, Hamai Shinzō, May 28, 1905 - February 26, 1968) was the first popularly elected Mayor of Hiroshima (served 1947-1955 and again 1959-1967). He created Hiroshima's image as ...
Ikuo Hirayama
Ikuo Hirayama (Hirayama Ikuo 平山 郁夫, 15 June 1930 - 2 December 2009), was a Japanese Nihonga painter. Born in Setoda-chō, Hiroshima Prefecture, he was famous in Japan for Silk Road paintings of dreamy ...
Mitsugi Kishida
Mitsugi Kishida (岸田 貢宜, Kishida Mitsugi, 1916–1988) was a renowned Japanese photographer.